Goldfinches, Goldenrod, Good Times: Week #12 – Aug 28, 2019

Outside my office window, the goldenrods are blooming. Meanwhile I can hear the goldfinches flitting around as they enjoy the perennial sunflowers planted around the house. Chip chip chip. Chip [...]

Returning the Favor: CSA Week #11 – August 21, 2019

For the last 3 seasons, Mike has made it possible for me and the girls to take a week-long vacation in the middle of the summer.  This year, for the first time, I got to return the favor! Mike [...]

Crossroads Profiled in Growing for Market: CSA #10 – Aug. 15, 2019

I am so excited to share this with you all! Growing for Market, a national farming trade publication, came to interview us. With permission from Growing for Market we are sharing the text of the [...]

Green Life Philosophy: CSA Week #9 – August 7, 2019

Green Life Philosophy One of our CSA members writes an inspiring blog on how to incorporate simple sustainable actions into everyday life. She also happens to meal plan with her CSA box every [...]

Field Chat: CSA Week # 8 – July 31, 2019

Field Chat One of the things I love about farming is the field chat.  Some days we are moving from task to task fairly quickly, or I’m doing more managerial things, so I don’t get to [...]

Ode to Farmer Mike: CSA Week #7: July 24, 2019

As you read this, I am unplugged, hanging out with my children in Cass Lake, MN near Bemidji.  That’s right, I’m a farmer on vacation in July! It’s amazing! You may be wondering [...]